Young wrestlers receive bursaries

Northern Ireland Wrestlers receive bursaries from The Mary Peters Trust. The award recipients announced this week are Bobbie Cardwell (NI Talent Squad and GB National Talent […]

Identifyable patterns in wrestling injuries?

Sally Patten, a student at the European School of Osteopathy in Maidstone writes:- To; All Wrestlers, retired or not, I am a student at the European […]

Metro Newspaper features Leon Rattigan

Wrestling’s profile gets a boost as Leon becomes the face of Wrestling in Metro News. Leon talks about his coach Asmir Esmaeli who sadly died in […]


F. Robert Whelan died peacefully at his home on Thursday, 2nd June 2011. He reached 80 years of life and was a successful teacher, wrestling and […]

Full set of medals

The GBR ladies squad collected Gold, Silver and Bronze in Götzis, Austria this weekend.   Olga Butkevych gained Gold, Anastasia Buriatynska Silver and Yana Rattigan Bronze. […]

Happy Birthday Ted Hurdle!

Congratulations to Ted Hurdle on the occasion of his 80th Birthday today! Ted Hurdle – Octogenarian and President of the British Wrestling Association Ian Bevan writes:- […]

Sport Magazine features Leon Rattigan

The 3rd June 2011 issue of Sport magazine carries an interview with Leon Rattigan…   Click this link for Sport Magazine.  “THE WEEKEND STARTS HERE”   […]

Sassari International Tournament

FILA results now available on-line for the 2011 Sassari Tournament in Sardinia   In the 96kg category, Leon Rattigan won Gold with Masoud Yousefi and Douglas […]

Volunteer and club workshops running in your region this month

Runningsports workshops are taking place across the country. They will be taking place from now to Sunday 31 July 2011. What does runningsports do? (extract from […]